RSS feeds allow Web site content to be gathered via feed reader software. Click the subscribe link to obtain the feed URL for this page. The feed will update when new content appears on this page.

Financial Aid

A collection of news and information related to Financial Aid published by this site and its partners.

Top Financial Aid Articles

Displaying items 12-22
  • Legislature pushing back against school-choice expansions

    Despite the popularity of such moves with conservative Republicans, efforts to stop the state's new Common Core standards and expand school choice have hit roadblocks in the Legislature this week. The Senate derailed by a wide margin a plan to end the...
  • Universities press Congress for fewer rules

    Universities press Congress for fewer rules
    Some of the nation's top university officials, including the chancellor of the University System of Maryland, are calling on Congress to roll back what they see as a byzantine and ever-expanding system of federal regulations that is costing schools...
  • Community: Social introduces girls to sorority life

    Glendale Area Alumnae Panhellenic is preparing for its annual Scholarship Social for high school senior girls to learn about college sororities and scholarship opportunities. The event will be held at 7 p.m. on March 11 in Burcham Hall at the La CaƱada...
  • UConn President: Proposed Cuts Could Lead To 'Whole Chain Of Bad Things For Students'

    UConn President: Proposed Cuts Could Lead To 'Whole Chain Of Bad Things For Students'
    HARTFORD — UConn President Susan Herbst said Tuesday that layoffs, furlough days, fewer faculty and cuts in academic departments and financial aid for new students are all among the options that would have to be considered under a proposed state...
  • South Florida Fair awards $34,000 in scholarships

    South Florida Fair awards $34,000 in scholarships
    Out of 188 applicants, the South Florida Fair has awarded scholarships to 17 high school students who will be able to use the money at any accredited institution. The scholarship program is sponsored by the Palm Beach County Farm Bureau and the Western...
  • New scholarship gives Triton students cash for Dominican

    New scholarship gives Triton students cash for Dominican
    Triton College students hoping to continue their education at Dominican University can soon take advantage of a new scholarship opportunity. The Patricia Granados Endowed Scholarship will award $2,000 per year to one academically talented Triton College...
  • Applications for arts scholarships being accepted

    Festival of Arts is accepting scholarship applications from high school seniors who reside in Laguna Beach or attend Laguna Beach High School. The scholarships are awarded to students who excel in film, performing arts, visual arts or writing....
  • Don't Deny Immigrant Students College Aid

    Don't Deny Immigrant Students College Aid
    Here's a depressing truism: Of the scores of thousands of undocumented immigrant students who graduate from American high schools annually, only a tiny percentage continue on to a higher education institution. That's a huge waste of talent potential....
  • Teachers will dance their way to the top at Mount Dora High School

    Fourteen teachers at Mount Dora High School will participate in the school's sixth annual "Dancing with the Teachers" fundraiser. The event, scheduled for 7 p.m. March 6 in the school's auditorium at 700 N. Highland St., will raise funds for the...
  • Pullman foundation, Bonnie Miller help students finance college

     Pullman foundation, Bonnie Miller help students finance college
    Because she worked her way through college, Barbara "Bonnie" Miller, 61, remembers what it's like to worry about tuition bills, conflicting school and work schedules, and landing a job. Now, she wants to help students cross college money off their worry...
  • Student loan delinquency is higher than for other borrowing

    WASHINGTON Student loans had a higher delinquency rate than credit cards, auto loans and home mortgages over the past three years, the Federal Reserve Bank of New York reported recently. Outstanding student loans in the country have reached $1.16...